Emily Kicklighter, NCLA Fellow
Emily earned an undergraduate degree in Music Education from Meredith College and a Master’s degree in Church Music from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. She was recognized as Teacher of the Year in 2014. She coordinates the Wilson All-County Middle School Chorus. Emily currently teaches Chorus and General Music at Springfield Middle School in Wilson County. She serves as the Leadership Team Chair, School Improvement Team Chair and MTSS Team Chair. Her students consistently participate in the NC Honors and All-State Choruses and receive Superior ratings at the NC Music Performance Adjudication. During her residency year, she will be at Speight Middle School.